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Near Brooktondale in Tompkins County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Rich Tavern

 
 
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By Forest McDermott, July 24, 2014
1. Old Rich Tavern Marker
Inscription. Built and Conducted by Captain David Rich who came from Vermont in 1795; also site of his log cabin.
 
Erected by Town of Caroline.
 
Location. 42° 22.656′ N, 76° 17.136′ W. Marker is near Brooktondale, New York, in Tompkins County. Marker is on New York State Route 79. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3396 Slaterville Road, Brooktondale NY 14817, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cabin Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Nathaniel Tobey (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of Speed Blockhouse (approx. 2.2 miles away); Eastern Boundary Cantine Military Tract (approx. 2.6 miles away); 1st Town Meeting (approx. 4.2 miles away); Dutch Reformed (approx. 4.5 miles away); The Old Abbey (approx. 4.6 miles away); Public Square (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brooktondale.
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Rich Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 24, 2014
2. Old Rich Tavern Marker
Taken looking west on NY Highway 79
Old Rich Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, July 24, 2014
3. Old Rich Tavern Marker
Not sure the building in the background is the old tavern, but considering the placement of the marker might indicate a relationship.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 10, 2014, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 10, 2014, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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